Feel the thunder with most popular destinations of Goa
Located on the west coast of India, Goa is a small emerald land. It is one of the most sought after holiday destinations in the world. Many tourists from all over the world, come to this place for its unique charm of stunning beaches adorned with swaying coconut trees, elaborate churches, great temples, rich flora & fauna, extraordinary colonial houses, extraordinary villages fishing villages and extraordinary cities. This is a very popular destination for tourists and places for couples who are looking for the charm of the sun, sand, waves and sea on their holidays.
So to surprise yourself with a true Goan experience, plan for a Goa trip. Take a look at the must-visit places in Goa described here and things to do that won’t make you lose the “pleasure” of Goan.
Calangute: Enjoy sand and water
It is one of the most recommended tourist spots in Goa and one of the most popular beaches and the largest beach in North Goa & also among domestic and international tourists. The busiest and commercial beach in Goa and during the peak season. The beach is filled with people from all over the world. With stunning sea views and the beachfront is dotted huts, and clubs and shopping outlets has a long coastline. One can also enjoy a large number of water sports activities in Goa on the beach of Calangute.
Pandava Cave and Arvalem Waterfall: Enjoy the amazing Beauty of Nature
The 6th century Pandava cave complex and Arvalem waterfall located about 9 km south of the town of Bicholim in North Goa. The cave complex is divided into 5 compartments and the ‘linga’ enshrined in the middle compartment is held respectfully by the worshipers here.
Arvalem waterfall is another attraction close to the Pandava or Arvalem caves. Water flowing down from a height of 50 mts makes an amazing view. Nearby, there is a park from where you can see the waterfall and the lake at the bottom.
Naval Aviation Museum: Get Ready for Amazing Experiences
Not famous like other places to visit in Goa, the Naval Aviation Museum is the only of its kind in all of Asia and the only Naval Aviation Museum in India. It has outdoor and indoor sections and exhibits ranging from 7 types of rockets, aircraft, weaponry, bombs, protective equipment, parachutes, pilot clothing etc. Definitely must visit the next Goa tour, especially for those who are interested in life about the defense forces.
Go Kart Racing
Go-karting is very fun. This sport is becoming very popular in India these days. There are two tracks in Goa, in Nuvem in South Goa, and Arpora in North Goa. The Nuvem Line is the largest in India. The 482-meter track is on a hill, directly behind the Tata Motors Showroom. There are many sports activities in Goa, some more complicated than others, which are liked by skilled drivers. To display the racing data, there is a large bulletin board.
Paragliding in Arambol
For paragliding lovers, Arambol in North Goa is a good place. Take off from the rocky promontory and get amazing views from above. You have to travel to the top of the cape. Your pilot will then give you brief instructions and explain safety precautions. Fly high in the sky above Arambol and watch the coastline from above the sea. It will be an unforgettable experience.
Windsurfing combines the aspects of sailing and surfing. On the board, the rider has to stand accordingly to wind and water pressure firmly hold the mounted screen and then maneuver. This requires a good balancing act on the surfboard when sailing in ocean waters. Especially if you are a beginner, Dona Paula’s jetty, Candolim Beach, Calangute and Baga are considered the best places for windsurfing.
For people who want to experience water sports, Water scooters are a safe but thrilling choice but are relatively inexperienced. In this sports activity, you have to ride a bike on the smooth surface of the water which is a combination of speed and sensation. Water scooters are very popular in Goa and are available on most beaches.
Tourists from all over the world flock to Goa so they can enjoy the beauty of the sea, sun and sand. This is one of the most extraordinary destinations of Indian Tourism and must-see places for couples where they come to soak in the beautiful atmosphere of the foamy sea.